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HEROES AND ROLE MODELS
As we mark Black History Month, who is your living, historical, or literary hero? How has she or he inspired your life? Please post your responses on our Facebook page or @ us on Twitter! #CUPMYHERO.
CUP seeks a dynamic and inspiring Executive Director who can lead our expanding organization as we connect
, and mobilize
the next generation of business and civic leaders. Click here
to view the job description.
In January, CUP launched a mini-series called "CUP Conversations," where industry trailblazers answer questions on camera about their lessons on leadership. In our first video, we featured Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments, LLC. Our second video highlights Geoffrey Canada, Social Activist & Educator and CEO of Harlem Children's Zone. To view video, click image below.
|CUP Conversations 2014- Geoffrey Canada, Social Activist & Educator and CEO of Harlem Children's Zone|
7TH ANNUAL LEADERSHIP GALA
Thursday, April 17, 2014
6:00pm - 11:00pm
For more information on the event and to learn about sponsorship opportunities, contact Samantha Erskine.
WELCOME TO OUR NEW CUP MEMBERS
Click here to see the full list of our new members.
WELCOME TO OUR NEW TEAM MEMBERS
CUP welcomes Erin Hackett, Marketing & Events Associate; Janyce Hunt, Marketing & Events Associate; and Sean Karst, Development Associate. To learn more about our new team members, click here.
WELCOME TO OUR NEW 2014 CUP FELLOWS
CUP is proud to introduce the 2014 CUP Fellows! Twenty-five talented and visionary professionals with a passion to become powerful civic and public sector leaders have been selected for the 2014 CUP Fellows cohort. Through the 2014 CUP Fellows Program, sponsored by American Express, participants will complete a rigorous ten-month leadership development experience that includes comprehensive training in areas such as fundraising, strategies for effective communication and influence, and non-profit management. Click here to meet the 2014 CUP Fellows.
CUP MEMBERS MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Fernando Bohorquez, Jr., Co-Chair of CUP Fellow Alumni Board and Partner at BakerHostetler, was nominated by Mayor Bill de Blasio to the Conflicts of Interest Board. Click here to read more.
S. Jeanine Conley, CUP Fellow Alumnus and Partner at BakerHostetler, was a featured speaker at BakerHostetler's second annual "Hon. Theodore T. Jones, Jr. Trial Program," presented by The Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA).
Troy Dixon, CUP Catalyst 2013 | Finance and Former Managing Director & Head of Agency RMBS Trading at Deutsche Bank, founded Hollis Park Partners LP in December 2013. The new investment firm plans to start its first hedge fund in July, with $200 million in capital. Click here to read more.
Lino Garcia, CUP Catalyst 2013 | Media & Entertainment and General Manager of ESPN Deportes, highlights the importance of multicultural fluency in attracting diverse audiences. Click here to read more.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - OUTSTANDING 50
Nominations for the 2014 Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award are now open. Click here to view the nomination form. Please email email@example.com and let us know if you nominated anyone from the CUP community.
2014 MULTICULTURAL TV LEADERSHIP AWARD
Two of Time Warner cable executives received the 2014 Multicultural TV Leadership Award. The award recognizes business executives who have contributed to the sustainable growth of multicultural TV. Click here to read more.
MTA NYC Transit is inviting professionals to a Procurement/Purchasing Open House on Monday, March 24, 2014, at the NY Transit Museum from 12pm - 4pm. Click here to read more.
The 5th Annual LEAD Summit, "Diversifying STEM Education: Challenges and Best Practices", will be held on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at California State University. To register click here.
The Ford Foundation and nine other foundations joined President Obama on Thursday, February 27, 2014, for the signing of a presidential memorandum to expand opportunities for young men of color. Click here
to read more.
FOX | HBCU MEDIA ALLIANCE
The FOX | HBCU Media Alliance is a professional organization launched to create a singular dynamic pipeline of the best and brightest current and future leaders in media and entertainment from the Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Membership is open to all students, alumni, faculty and staff members, and friends of HBCUs. Click here to learn more and join today.
EMPIRE STATE FELLOWS PROGRAM
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo is now accepting applications for the third class of Empire State Fellows. Candidates selected as Empire State Fellows will engage in educational and professional development programming that prepares them to serve as effective and ethical government leaders. Click here to read more.
SEO FIFTH ANNUAL ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS CONFERENCE
CUP members are invited to enjoy a $100 discount on general admission to the SEO Alternative Investments Conference on March 21st at The Pierre Hotel in NYC! Hosted by Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO), the Conference promotes diversity by providing a day of educational panels and networking - increasing access and career development for more than 300 professionals from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in the alternatives sector. Click here to learn more and register.
Does your company have employment opportunities that you would like us to share with CUP's diverse network of professionals? If so, please reach out to us! We can post your reviewed and approved job position(s) in our newsletter and on our website. Contact Us.
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SENIOR DEVELOPMENT INTERN
CUP seeks a Senior Development intern to support in the areas of Development and Fundraising. Read more...
SENIOR MARKETING & EVENTS INTERN
CUP seeks a Marketing Senior Intern to work and learn in the areas of marketing, communications, event planning, and partner relations. Read more...
SENIOR MEMBERSHIP ENGAGEMENT INTERN
CUP seeks a Senior Membership Engagement Intern to support the Membership Program. Read more...
SENIOR PROGRAM INTERN
CUP seeks a Senior Program Intern to support the CUP Leadership Institute. Read more...
WANT TO GIVE BACK TO YOUR COMMUNITY?
Is your non-profit organization seeking talented board candidates? Are there any non-profits or public sector agencies that you would like the opportunity to support as a board member? If so, reach out to us! Every day, we look to forge new connections with organizations seeking dynamic board candidates. We encourage you to send us both your suggestions and interests. Contact Us.
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